• "There are many types of uprooting. The brutal expulsions like those now devastating hundreds of thousands in countries like Iraq and Syria are common in the … [Continue Reading]

    The Wisdom of the Exile
  • On August 27, 2014, Grimes (Claire Boucher) released a music video for her single "Go" (feat. Blood Diamonds, aka Mike Tucker), providing the viewer with a … [Continue Reading]

    Grimes’ “Go” Video
  • Poet Edward Hirsch has written an elegaic poem in honor of his late son Gabriel, to be published in September of 2014. According to The New Yorker's article, … [Continue Reading]

    A Masterpiece of Sorrow: Edward Hirsch’s Elegy for His Son
  • Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center is running an exhibit focused on the tradition of portraying Hell and the Devil in art, titled "Sympathy for the Devil: … [Continue Reading]

    Sympathy for the Devil: Satan, Sin, and the Underworld
  • Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is an app in which a cartoon version of Kardashian guides the player's avatar through the social and financial ladder of Hollywood. … [Continue Reading]

    Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (2014)

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Dante Today is a crowd-sourced repository for “citings” and “sightings” of Dante and his work in contemporary culture.